Resort Transportation Driver - CDL

Date:  Sep 9, 2023

Kirkwood, CA, US

Company:  Kirkwood Mountain Resort
Shift Type:  Winter Seasonal 2023/2024


Create Your Experience of a Lifetime!

Come work and play in the mountains!  Whether it’s your first time seeing the mountains, or you already call them home, joining our team means discovering (or re-discovering!) a passion for the outdoors while building lifelong connections with teammates and guests from around the world.

With 40+ resorts and our remote Corporate team, you can join for a season or stay to build a career. From day one, you'll receive some of the highest compensation rates in the industry, free Epic pass(es), 40% retail discounts, summer activities discounts, wellness benefits, and the chance to grow through Epic Service - our leading training and development experience.


Job Benefits

  • Ski/Mountain Perks! Free passes for employees, employee discounted lift tickets for friends and family AND free ski lessons  
  • MORE employee discounts on lodging, food, gear, mountain shuttles AND during the summer on bike haul, golf and other activities 
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan  
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • Excellent training and professional development 
  • Referral Program 


Full Time roles are eligible for the above, plus: 

  • Health Insurance; Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, and Vision Insurance plans (for eligible seasonal employees after working 500 hours)
  • Free ski passes for dependents 
  • Critical Illness and Accident plans 



Job Summary:

Come join the resort Transportation Team and work as a shuttle bus driver! If you make safety a top priority, have a passion for driving and enjoy providing exceptional guest service then this is the job for you. No previous commercial driving experience is required, paid CDL training and testing is provided.   


Job Specifications:

  • Expected Pay Range: $25.00 - $26.99 / hour

  • Shift & Schedule Availability: Full Time and Part Time Hours available  

  • Skill Level: Entry Level 


Job Responsibilities: 

  • Safely transport small or large groups of guests while adhering to scheduled routes and accommodating demand requests 

  • Ability to drive larger vehicles in all conditions  

  • Responsible for completing pre and post trip vehicle inspections 

  • Advanced knowledge of vehicle maintenance, including but not limited to checking fluids, fueling and all safety systems 

  • Provide exceptional guest service to all guests and equip them with information about the area, activities and transportation in the resort 

  • Other duties as assigned 


Job Requirements:

  • Must be 21 years of age or older   

  • Satisfactory Driving Record (May be asked to complete a Motor Vehicle Record check)  

  • Valid Driver’s License    

  • Must possess a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with a minimum of Class C AND Passenger endorsement (CDL Class A or B with Passenger Endorsement also acceptable)  

  • Be knowledgeable in 2-way radio use and various codes   

  • Must pass a pre-employment federal drug screening

The expected pay range is $25.00 - $26.99. This is the pay range we reasonably expect to pay for this position. Individual compensation decisions are based on a variety of factors.


Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.


Requisition ID  495213
Reference Date: 06/14/2023 
Job Code Function: Driving 

Nearest Major Market: California

Job Segment: Entry Level